Nov 22, 2013 4:00pm EST
and humanities awards. it recognizes teachers and youth that uses art to uplift the lives of the nation's young people. each group gets $10,000. >>> ralph lauren, calvin klein, coach, some of the designers open in our area in a brand-new outlet mall. crowds of shoppers a a big deal. >>> you name dropper. is this a cougar like the post says? if not, what else could it be? >> your last chance, the deadline approaching tonight for the national zoo's new panda cub. >>> the virginia state senator who was seriously injured during an attack earlier this week in his home is home from the hospital. creigh deeds was stabbed tuesday by his 24-year-old son gus, who then shot himself to death. deeds thanked people for his support. he tweeted your friendship is important to me. >>> there's a picture circulating on facebook that has people asking, is there a cougar on the loose in spotsylvania county? they captured this pick chir of a cat-like creature. if you look closely, you can see it has no tail. it's the first clue it may not be a cougar. we checked with the virginia department of game and inland fisher
Nov 29, 2013 4:00pm EST
in time for the weekend? >>> good afternoon, everyone. thanks for joining us on this black friday, i'm erika gonzalez. >> i'm aaron gilchrist. the shopping year got an early start to lure in shoppers. >>> more than a dozen stores opened at 8:00 last night. then the rest of them opened at midnight to big crowds. big crowds, early shopping this morning at fair lakes shopping center in fairfax. the big turnout has been seen across the country at malls all over the place. jay gray is live at the mall of america. jay, of all the assignments you could get, my friend, i know this has got to be a tough one. >> reporter: yeah, erika, you gave me your list, so i have a lot of shopping to do. the crowds have been building all day long. tens of thousands of people searching for bargains on what's become an unofficial shopping holiday. one that, this year, is expanding. this year, black friday actually began on gray thursday, otherwise known as thanksgiving. >> dinner is cooked, my belly is full and i'm ready shop. >> reporter: and shop and shop and shop and shop. dozens of retailers decided to s
Nov 27, 2013 4:00pm EST
accused of sexually assaulting a woman last night. sources tell us the man came up from behind the woman at an atm at wisconsin avenue. police say the man approached her with a weapon, they believe was a knife and then forced her to a nearby alley on 44th street and raped her. news 4's mark segraves is working to learn more about what happened last night. he'll have a live report coming up at 5:00. >> there will be community prayer service at 7:00 # for victims of this massive church fire in ocean city, maryland. two men were killed including the pastor. the community is in shock. the blaze broke out yesterday morning in the rectory of st. paul's episcopal church. the cause of the fire is still under investigation. >> at least eight people are out of their homes on this thanksgiving eve because of an early morning house fire. this broke at a home in the capitol hill area near 15th street and aims street this picture shows flames righting up a doorway. firefighters had to rescue seven people from the burning building. one firefighter was injured when part of the roof came collapsing down.